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5 Non-Baseball Players Who Would Crush The Home Run Derby

It is a question often asked; how would a player in a particular sport fair if he/she played in another sport? With the annual MLB Home Run Derby next week, here are some non-baseball players who would be fun to watch in the competition.

07/06/2015

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Now Is The Time To Trade Overachievers For Underachievers In Fantasy Baseball

Most teams have played around 81 games by now, so the baseball season is half over. It’s a good time to assess which players on your team are likely to decline—and thus give you a chance to trade them to a desperate owner that doesn’t know any better. Likewise, you can scour league rosters for those players who have underachieved and smile all the way to October when they have superb second halves.

07/04/2015

in-the-loop

The Best Of The Worst Of ‘In The Loop’

The Best Of In The Loop to start off the holiday weekend. John and Nick discuss the NFL suspensions, the firing of Cardinals scouting director Chris Correa, how the Astros will adjust without Carlos Correa, […]

07/03/2015

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4th Of July Weekend Sports TV Guide

The 4th of July weekend is upon us. Sports nuts need something to watch, here’s some good options.

07/03/2015

HOUSTON, TX - JULY 01:  Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros slides into home plate under the tag of Salvador Perez #13 of the Kansas City Royals in the seventh inning during their game at Minute Maid Park on July 1, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Altuve’s Slide, Velasquez’s Resilience Spur Astros In 6-5 Win, Sweep Over Royals

Wednesday night’s game between the Royals and Astros was Game No. 81, marking the end of the season’s first half for the Astros. They closed the opening act in style. Chris Carter and Marwin Gonzalez […]

SportsRadio 610–07/01/2015

HOUSTON, TX - JUNE 30:  Dallas Keuchel #60 of the Houston Astros throws in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at Minute Maid Park on June 30, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Keuchel Tosses Another Gem In Win Over Royals

Houston (CBS HOUSTON) – George Springer blasted a two-run home run and Dallas Keuchel threw eight shutout innings as the Astros beat the Royals, 4-0 on Tuesday night at Minute Maid Park in front on […]

SportsRadio 610–06/30/2015

HOUSTON, TX - JUNE 30:  Dallas Keuchel #60 of the Houston Astros throws in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals at Minute Maid Park on June 30, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Keuchel Commanding As Astros Down Royals, 4-0, To Take Series

With a series as huge as one can get in June potentially on the line Tuesday night, the Royals and Astros trotted out a couple of southpaws on the mound. The Astros’ ace won out. […]

SportsRadio 610–06/30/2015

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This Week In Baseball: In Defense Of The All-Star Game

The All-Star Game is nearly here, which means the complaining has begun. Here’s a tip to enjoy the events: rediscover your inner kid.

06/30/2015

HOUSTON, TX - JUNE 29:  George Springer #4 of the Houston Astros makes a diving catch on al ine drive by Lorenzo Cain #6 of the Kansas City Royals in the third inning at Minute Maid Park on June 29, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Astros Stake Early Claim As AL’s Best With 6-1 Win Over Royals

In a series between the two winningest teams in the American League, the Astros staked an early claim for supremacy. Behind Lance McCullers, Jr’s impeccable outing and some early offense for once, the Astros (45-34) […]

SportsRadio 610–06/29/2015

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Certain Positions In Fantasy Baseball Require Quality Backups On Your Bench

What are the thinnest positions in fantasy baseball? Catcher? The infield positions of second base, shortstop and third base? All of the above? Yes, depth is better in the outfield and first base positions, so when you think about which players to stash on your bench, think about the ones with multi-position eligibility. They may not be the most productive on a day-to-day basis, but they have the capability to be very valuable to your team’s chances of winning.

06/29/2015

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